This word commonly means “guild”, but in older usage it means “group”. It originally meant “hunting party” or “group of hunters”.
ē ōrra ñatta sāen mapōññe ā mīrāñi jērān aþ ōrra tetme annāmmi;
A group of Īrāñi had found him and given him water.
ē temete þō jatāen aþ tetesse mo mīþien;
He told them this story and they told others.